Copper City, Michigan

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Copper City, Michigan
Location within Houghton County
Location within Houghton County
Copper City is located in Michigan
Copper City
Copper City
Location within the state of Michigan
Coordinates: 47°17′04″N 88°23′15″W / 47.28444°N 88.38750°W / 47.28444; -88.38750
CountryUnited States
StateMichigan
CountyHoughton
TownshipCalumet
Area
 • Total0.08 sq mi (0.22 km2)
 • Land0.08 sq mi (0.22 km2)
 • Water0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)
Elevation
876 ft (267 m)
Population
 • Total190
 • Estimate 
(2017)[3]
185
 • Density2,202.38/sq mi (847.68/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
ZIP code(s)
49917
Area code(s)906
FIPS code26-18080[4]
GNIS feature ID0623804[5]

Copper City is a village in Houghton County of the U.S. state of Michigan. The population was 190 at the 2010 census. The village is within Calumet Township.

Geography[edit]

The village is immediately bordered on the north by the unincorporated community of Kingston, in Allouez Township, Keweenaw County.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2), all land.[6]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1930587
1940479−18.4%
1950336−29.9%
1960293−12.8%
1970252−14.0%
1980244−3.2%
1990198−18.9%
20002053.5%
2010190−7.3%
Est. 2017185[3]−2.6%
U.S. Decennial Census[7]

Coordinates: 47°17′01″N 88°23′13″W / 47.28361°N 88.38694°W / 47.28361; -88.38694

2010 census[edit]

As of the census[2] of 2010, there were 190 people, 80 households, and 54 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,375.0 inhabitants per square mile (917.0/km2). There were 112 housing units at an average density of 1,400.0 per square mile (540.5/km2). The racial makeup of the village was 97.4% White and 2.6% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 0.5% of the population.

There were 80 households of which 35.0% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 52.5% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, 6.3% had a male householder with no wife present, and 32.5% were non-families. 28.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 13.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.38 and the average family size was 2.87.

The median age in the village was 43 years. 26.8% of residents were under the age of 18; 4.3% were between the ages of 18 and 24; 23.2% were from 25 to 44; 27.9% were from 45 to 64; and 17.9% were 65 years of age or older. The gender makeup of the village was 50.0% male and 50.0% female.

2000 census[edit]

As of the census[4] of 2000, there were 205 people, 82 households, and 56 families residing in the village. The population density was 2,426.8 per square mile (989.4/km²). There were 110 housing units at an average density of 1,302.2 per square mile (530.9/km²). The racial makeup of the village was 98.05% White, 0.98% Asian, and 0.98% from two or more races. 57.9% were of Finnish, 8.2% German, 7.7% English, 7.7% United States or American and 4.9% Irish ancestry according to census 2000.

There were 82 households out of which 37.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 58.5% were married couples living together, 8.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.5% were non-families. 26.8% of all households were made up of individuals and 14.6% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.50 and the average family size was 3.04.

In the village, the population was spread out with 29.8% under the age of 18, 2.4% from 18 to 24, 25.4% from 25 to 44, 22.0% from 45 to 64, and 20.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 97.1 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 89.5 males.

The median income for a household in the village was $24,500, and the median income for a family was $33,393. Males had a median income of $25,313 versus $20,417 for females. The per capita income for the village was $12,281. About 11.9% of families and 24.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 43.1% of those under the age of eighteen and 10.3% of those sixty five or over.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "2017 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jan 3, 2019.
  2. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2012-11-25.
  3. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved March 24, 2018.
  4. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  5. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  6. ^ "US Gazetteer files 2010". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2012-07-02. Retrieved 2012-11-25.
  7. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on April 26, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2015.